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  • 500Ws Power
  • Up to 1/5000 Sec. Flash Duration
  • Up to 20 Flashes/Sec. Burst Mode
  • 0.6-2s Recycle Time
  • 7 f-Stop Power Range
  • Built-In El-Skyport Receiver
  • 300W Modeling Light
  • 64.8 at ISO 100 and 1m Guide Number
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ELC PRO 500 Flash Head

Highest performing and most professional compact units

Equipped with an OLED display for an easy and precise user experience the ELC Pro HD benefits from cutting edge technology.

Recycling times are lightning fast while Swiss precision guarantees consistant power time after time, shot after shot. But hardware isn’t all. The software built into this unit gives you the freedom to configure the ELC to your individual style of shooting, for every application.

Key Features:

  • Wireless - Radio remote control of power settings and flash triggering with the EL-Skyport system.
  • System - Full control over all Elinchrom units with the EL-Skyport Software via the optional USB Transceiver RX.
  • Powerful - Available in 500 or 1000 Ws, these units are ideal for most photographic applications.
  • Intelligent - With programmable features for the photocell, EL-Skyport, audio and modelling lamp settings the ELC Pro HD simply offers more.
  • Performance - Combining the best of two worlds the ELC Pro HD units provide excellent flash duration with super balanced colour.
  • Unique - OLED display for information and clarity.
  • Precise - Control knob for power adjustement over 7 and 8 f-stop ranges and menu browsing.
  • Creative - The wide range of creative power and flash modes offer greater flexibility in your work.
  • Safe - Satisfies every safety standard.
  • Elegant - Robust fire retardant shell with rubberised handle.
  • Professional - Built for the most creative use.

Strobo Mode

"Captain Flash" captured in action. Enables you to take a picture with stroboscopic effects within a single frame. Simply experiment for the optimum result.

Delayed Mode

Provides the option of first or second curtain sync and everything in-between, plus predictive syncronisation within a short sequence.

Sequence Mode

Allows you to sequentially trigger up to 20 ELC’s, in bursts or as a continuous cycle, to utilise the highest frame rate of your camera.

Low Power

The ELC Pro HD enables you to work with very low power flash and continious light.

Enhanced Interface With Control

Never before has there been a unit so close to the user. With highly precise control you can alter everything for a new user experience.

What's Included

ELC PRO 500 Flash Head
Glass Dome Transparent
Halogen Lamp 300W
Protective Hood
Sync Cable 5m
Reflector 16 cm


Product Specifications


Detailed Specifications

Energy (Ws/J)

 F-Stop (1m, 100 ISO, reflector 48°)


 Power range f-stop 7

Power range Ws

 Power range display  0.3-6.3
 Power increments in f-stop  Adjusted by precise multifunctional power knob in 1/10 steps
 Flash duration t0.5 in s.

Min. power: 1/2940
Max. power: 1/2330

 Best flash duration at power:  3.1(1/5000)
 Recycling 230 V in s.

Slow: 2.0 / Default: 0.75/ Fast: 0.6

 Recycling 115 V in s.

 Slow: 2.5 / Default: 0.9 / Fast: 0.7

Max. frames per s. at min. power  20 fps
Colour temperature in °K at max. power  5500

Auto Power Dumping

 Adjust power settings automatically
 Power stability  ± 0.1 %
 Voltage  Multivoltage 90-265V
 Modelling lamp mode Off, free, proportional, VFC: -0.5 - -2.0 f-stop
 Modelling lamp 230 V  300 W / GX 6.35 - 23022

Modelling lamp 115 V

300 W / GX 6.35 - 23030


S-Type, Omega Plug-in, user replaceable - 24084

EL-Skyport (Built-in)

Integrated transceiver, 8 Frequency Channels and 4 Groups with full RX features

Sync voltage

5 V (compatible with all cameras)

Sync socket

3.5 mm Jack

Fan Cooled

Electronically intelligent temperature controlled fan

Glass Dome Frosted, optional


Umbrella fitting

Centred tube for EL-umbrellas ø 7 mm.
Stand bracket with extra umbrella fitting for larger umbrella shafts

Max. power consumption (230 V / 50 Hz)

Slow: during charge: 350W
Default: during charge: 700W
Fast: during charge: 875W

Max. power consumption (115 V / 60 Hz)

Slow: during charge: 250W
Default: during charge: 500W
Fast: during charge: 625W

Pure sine battery converter DC/AC: Slow charge

600W with Halogen

Dimensions (with protective cap)

31.5 x 14 x 21 cm


2.35kg (5.2lbs)

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Elinchrom 20613.1 ELC Pro HD 500 Self Contained Flash Head

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